L’Albero Delle Fate
The location of this particular bar is what sets it apart from the other establishments in the city. Customers can choose to enjoy a cocktail on the terrace that overlooks the spectacular Chiesa del Sacro Cuore di Gesù. The church was designed and constructed at the turn of the 20th century, and its imposing architectural design dominates the skyline of Bolognina. The bar is also a short walk from the Teatro Testino, so it is the ideal location for a glass of wine or a cocktail and to reflect after catching a play.
Address & telephone number: Via Alessandro Tiarini, 1/2 , 40129, Bologna, +39 051 369643
Well Done Fioravanti
While the primary purpose of this restaurant is to provide delicious burgers to hungry locals, the bar also offers customers a selection of Belgian draft beers. The décor is contemporary and urban chic, with tasteful wooden tables, a blackboard wall and low hanging lights. Head to this restaurant to sample some quality Belgian bars, from blond lagers to double malt ales just north of the city center.
Address & telephone number: 37 Via Fioravanti, 40100, Bologona, +39 5 10 28 48 23
Black Fire Pub
The Black Fire Pub is a traditional and cozy pub where guests can enjoy a drink from a selection of draft and bottled beers. Customers can soak up the evening atmosphere whilst listening to some mainstream rock or indie pop music among the jumble of kitschy yet charming furniture. The bar also offers classic pub food, with a selection of burgers to complement a cool beer. Alternatively, opt for a tasty desserts such as their fantastic crepes served melted chocolate.
Address & telephone number: Via Marcantonio Raimondi, 21/2A, 40128, Bologna, +39 051 412 5291
This wine bar showcases the finest wines from across Italy and beyond. Head here after a day of sightseeing and savor a glass of wine in this chic and stylish setting. The décor is simple but contemporary, with a tasteful exposed brick wall and modern artwork. The low-hanging lights also adds to the ambiance. As well as an extensive wine list, mixologists create a range of traditional cocktails with a modern twist. The bar occasionally showcases talent from local musicians and DJs.
Address & telephone number: Via Luigi Serra 11/c, 40129 Bologna, +39 051 849 8636
This bar is in unconventional hybrid of wine bar, restaurant and bakery, selling sweet and savory creations. The drink list at the bar specializes in European wines and innovative cocktails. The establishment is built over two floors, and the space extends outside onto the large terrace. In the summer months, the venue puts on gigs, hosting local musicians and DJs. The atmosphere at these events is particularly lively and electric.
Address & telephone number: Piazza Liber Paradisus 1, 40129, +39 051 373 866